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By Ellenore Holbrook Beginning in 2003, the United States became involved in an armed conflict in Iraq as it attempted to remove the government of Saddam Hussein and potential weapons of mass destruction. As a part of the War on Terror following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centers on September 11th, more than … Continue reading Senator George Voinovich and the Progression of the War in Iraq
Sam Miller As part of his long-standing international work, Derek Kauneckis, associate professor of environmental studies in the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, presented research at the EcoSummit 2016 conference in Montpellier, France on August 30. The conference included 1,500 delegates from 75 countries and featured research from environmental scientists working at many … Continue reading Environmental Studies professor presents research internationally
Michael Pfahl, associate professor in the Ohio University Department of Sports Administration, will be discussing The Greening of Sports: Linkage Between Natural Environment Efforts in the Sports Industry at 12 p.m. on November 18 in The Ridges Building 22, Room 221 during the next Voinovich School Environmental program brownbag presentation. Pfahl began his career teaching … Continue reading Brownbag presentation focuses on the intersection of sports and sustainability
On December 2, the Voinovich School will host a holiday potluck for students, faculty and staff from 11:30 a.m. 1 p.m. in Building 21 at The Ridges. The potluck will celebrate the end of the semester and kick off the holiday season with friends, food, fun and conversation. Guests are encouraged to bring something … Continue reading Voinovich School hosts potluck celebrating the year and kicking off holiday season
The daunting mission of becoming a social entrepreneur may seem impossible, but the Center of Entrepreneurship will host an event entitled Mission Impossible to discuss how to enter the field. The event, part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, will take place Nov. 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in room 102 of the Living Learning Center. … Continue reading Center for Entrepreneurship hosts Mission Impossible